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Tilikum Place Cafe

407 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121-1519
+1 206-282-4830
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (57 reviews)
“dutch baby” (41 reviews)
“baked oysters” (16 reviews)
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American, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121-1519
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The whole experience was great! The staff was nice, the food was delicious, the atmosphere was a typical Seattle in the best possible way. We had a classic Dutch baby and eggs with sausages and potatoes with sparkling wine and rum coffee. The only downside...More

Thank Darina R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was the second time our friends had taken us to Tilikum, and I had gone planning to eat their extremely delicious apple “Dutch baby” pancake. However when Mario, our server, went through the specials I could resist the Beef brisket eggs hollandaise over savory...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend recommended this place and it was wonderful. We arrived without reservations and the place was almost full, but the waitress said that if we could have dinner in an hour we could have a table. We said we could if they could. Realistically...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make sure you make reservations ahead of time! We waited over one hour to be seated and there was a lot of empty tables. First thing they ask when you go in is if you have reservations. If not then the wait is over an...More

Thank ramsarah
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very impressed in the quality of the food and the relaxed atmosphere. recommend you give it a try!

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place, food and the service was great. First time here, and a couple years being back to Seattle.

Thank spearitmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here based on the good trip advisor reviews. In our opinion they have rammed far too many tables in the place which made it feel very crowded and the staff seemed to struggle to get around without jostling customers. I had the pork...More

Thank Bugner D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have gone here on and off for a very long time and somehow I forget how good it is and get constantly surprised about the level of food and the warm ambience. Its location may be the reason- its no where near anywhere I...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The Tilikum Place Cafe welcomes you not far from the space needle, which you can see from one of the window-tables. Everyone here is super friendly and you feel right at home. The interior is elegant and a good mixture of classic and modern without...More

Thank Corinna S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I've been going here for how long? 7 or 8 years, since Ba Culbert opened it (and I followed her from The Ruins). And it just keeps getting better. The ever-changing menu is inspired. The service is personal. The place is a lot more crowded...More

Thank SeattleRoamer
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Questions & Answers
8 June 2015|
Response from Paul D | Property representative |
Hello! The best place to park is along 4th Avenue. On street parking is usually available around the neighborhood. During peak hours you might walk up to 2 blocks to get to the restaurant. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121-1519
    (4th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-282-4830
  • E-mail
Located in Belltown near the Space Needle. Specializing in European influenced Northwest cuisine.
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